The Front Row, 04/20/2007

Charles Durning
Actor Charles Durning stops by the program today. He has appeared in close to 200 films and is the recipient of this year's Lifetime Achievement Award from WorldFest - The Houston International Film Festival. We also hear from actor Charles Durning who will recieve a Lifetime Achievement Award from WordFest - The Houston International Film Festival . . .

London-born Monica Huggett is one of the world's most accomplished violinist who specialize in early music. She is joined by guitarist Richard Savino and 'cellist William Skeen for a recital program for Houston Early Music. They talk about it with TFR host Dean Dalton.  Listen  Download  

Actor Charles Durning has appeared in almost 200 films and will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from WorldFest - The Houston International Film Festival. He talks with TFR roducer Bob Stevenson.  Listen  Download  

The Maggini String Orchestra is the official orchestra of this year's Houston International Festival. Conductor Marlon Chen and Concertmaster Adam LaMotte talk with KUHF's Catherine Lu about their appearance.  Listen  Download  

Billy Collins was the U.S. Poet Laureate from 2001 - 2003 and is the best known writer to hold that post since Robert Frost. He has a reading tonight in Jones Hall which is presented by Society for the Performing Arts.   Listen  Download